Your teeth are miraculous structures that withstand hundreds of pounds of force from the daily rigors of biting and chewing. They derive their strength from solid minerals composed of hard layers of enamel. When these layers are threatened by injury or tooth decay, the tooth can become impaired. Cracks in the teeth or total tooth… Read more »
Category: Restorative Dentistry
One of the most frustrating aspects of oral health concerns is its instability. When you have trouble within your mouth, it might seem that each bite is a possibility for disaster. And if you are favoring one side of the mouth, it may lead to extra wear in that area. Like with a set of… Read more »
There are a few different reasons as to why you need to have restorative dentistry. Physical trauma can break or chip a tooth, and leave the interior fleshy portion exposed to the open air. This can sometimes lead to an additional concern, which is that of bacterial infection. When outside organisms can reach within our… Read more »
People can often be overwhelmed with the mere concept of cosmetic oral procedures, and it is an understandable thing. Our mouths are very precious to us, and we need to trust both the dentist and the strategy of the procedure. If either one of those beliefs are shaken, it might cause anxiety. But the advancement… Read more »
If you have cracked your tooth, or if a cavity has become so deep that it has eaten through to the interior, then you might require a root canal. And there is a lot of stigma surrounding the procedure. From movies and tv, we imagine them to be painful, excruciating experiences. And while oral surgery… Read more »
The development of porcelain veneers is one of the most amazing advancements of the last hundred years. With this technology we are able to craft entirely new smiles without affecting the biological structures beneath the gumline. Or we can repair a cracked or broken tooth with a durable and realistic prosthetic. Today, your Cerritos, CA… Read more »
Yes, when you receive greetings for a happy holiday weekend from us, your dental surgery practice, you’re going to get a mixture of well wishes and a quick note about oral health … it simply comes with the territory! Since you’ll have a bit of time for reflection over the weekend, we encourage you to… Read more »
Replacing a missing tooth is essential for your oral health. Otherwise, a number of oral health problems can develop, such as misalignment, further tooth loss, or even facial collapse. Fortunately, we can help return your smile to full function and health with dental implants. Do you have questions about dental implants?
Have you grown concerned that you have a serious tooth infection? Did you suffer a trauma to a tooth, and now it is broken? There are a number of reasons your restorative dentist might recommend a tooth extraction, though it is important to keep in mind that most dentists will suggest an extraction only if… Read more »
Losing a tooth isn’t just harmful to your appearance. Missing teeth can cause facial collapse, misalignment, and even lead to further tooth loss. Fortunately, we can discuss dental implant placement to help restore a missing tooth. How do dental implants work? Can anyone receive them?